Thursday, November 1, 2012

Acorn Doughnut Holes

Spread a little chocolate frosting on the top of a 
glazed doughnut hole and insert a pretzel stick... easy!
Flip it!
- Use peanutbutter or other frosting flavors instead of chocolate!
- Use nuts or other decrotive sprinkles for the topping!  

Sunday, October 28, 2012

Butterscotch Sugar Cookie Cutouts

Great for Halloween, Thanksgiving, or fall cookies!


1 cup butterscotch-flavored chips
3 cups all-purpose flour
1 cup butter softened
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1 egg
2 tablespoons milk
2 teaspoons vanilla



Melt butterscotch chips in a saucepan over low heat, stirring constantly, until smooth (3 to 5 minutes)
Pour mixture into large bowl; add all remaining ingredients 
Divide dough in half, wrap each half in plastic food wrap, and refrigerate until firm
Heat oven to  375°F
Roll out dough on lightly floured surface, one-half at a time to 1/8-inch thickness, use cookie cutters to cut
Use sprinkles or colored sugar to decorate
Bake for about 7 minutes, or until the edges are just slightly browned